BANJA LUKA, Republic Srpska – President of Republic Srpska Milorad Dodik, Prime Minister Zeljka Cvijanovic and Minister of Interior Dragan Lukac officially opened a new police training centre in Banja Luka on Wednesday, marking Republic Srpska’s Police Day.
Republic Srpska is an autonomous Serbian region of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
On the occasion, dozens of new vehicles, uniforms and arms were showcased, including 2,500 units of the M-92 rifle, which was bought from Serbia.
Reportedly, over 6.5 million BAM [€3.2 million] was spent in renovating an old military facility into the new training centre, where all police forces and special anti-terrorist units will train.
Republika Srpska Police day was established on April 4, 1992.